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Shrinking moon may be generating moonquakes: Scientists

May 20, 2019 |

Scientists have found that the Moon is shrinking and this can cause moonquakes.

The scientists at Center for Earth and Planetary Studies, Washington say that the Moon's surface crust is brittle so it breaks as the Moon shrinks causing quakes …

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Kashmir Group Seeks UN Probe Into Torture by India Troops

May 20, 2019 |

A prominent rights group in Indiancontrolled Kashmir is advocating for the United Nations to establish a commission of inquiry to investigate what it calls the endemic use of torture by government forces amid a decadeslong antiIndia uprising in the disputed …

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UAE condemns terrorist attack on tourist bus in Cairo

May 20, 2019 |

Abu Dhabi The United Arab Emirates has condemned the terrorist attack on a tourist bus near the Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt.

A statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said that the UAE strongly …

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Intolerance in India Concerns Rights Groups

May 18, 2019 |

WASHINGTON The spike in violent attacks against India's Muslim minority has raised concerns among rights groups, which are urging the government to take more decisive measures to protect the country's minorities.

With an uptick in hate crimes against Muslims, India's …

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SBP to announce Monetary Policy on Monday

May 17, 2019 |

State Bank of Pakistan will announce Monetary Policy on Monday.

According to analysts, interest rate is likely to be reviewed in forthcoming monetary policy.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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PM, CM Balochistan discuss overall situation of province

May 17, 2019 |

Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on Friday.

They discussed development matters of Balochistan and overall situation of the province.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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Reeling in Syria, Iraq, Islamic State Tries to Surge Online

May 17, 2019 |

While Islamic State fighters in Syria and Iraq have largely been forced underground, the terror group's other fighters along with its media operatives appear intent on surging, combining an increase in attacks with ramped-up output on social media.

The strategy …

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‘Target of planting 540m saplings in AJK set under Billion Tree Project’

May 17, 2019 |

Prime Minister Azad Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider Khan says target of planting 540 million saplings in the state has been set under Billion Tree Project.

He was talking to newsmen after attending a high level meeting in Islamabad chaired by …

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Board of directors meeting of Sakrand Sugar Mills Limited

May 16, 2019 |
Karachi, Sakrand Sugar Mills Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on May 30, 2019 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Half Yearly Accounts for the…

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Board of directors meeting of Avanceon Limited

May 16, 2019 |
Karachi, Avanceon Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on May 23, 2019 at Lahore. Further, the company has declared the closed period from May 16, 2019 to May 23, 2019.…

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Board of directors meeting of Mitchell’s Fruit Farms Limited

May 16, 2019 |
Karachi, Mitchell’s Fruit Farms Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on May 24, 2019 at Lahore. The agenda of the meeting will to consider the Quarterly Accounts for the period…

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Board of directors meeting of Mehran Sugar Mills Limited

May 16, 2019 |
Karachi, Mehran Sugar Mills Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on May 23, 2019 to consider the financial statements for the half year ended March 31, 2019. Further, the company…

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